Japanese Wagyu Steak at Barclay Prime
Center City / Steak / Steakhouses

Japanese Wagyu Steak at Barclay Prime

I grew up in an economically-depressed area of Northeastern Pennsylvania where eating at Ponderosa (RIP) was a treat or dining at the one and only Chinese restaurant was considered exotic. I didn’t know anything about fine dining or foreign cuisines until I went away to college in Reading, PA. Discovering Chi Chi’s (RIP) and Red … Continue reading

Restaurant Week: A Taste of Chestnut Hill February 23-28
Chestnut Hill / Restaurant Weeks

Restaurant Week: A Taste of Chestnut Hill February 23-28

Restaurant Week: A Taste of Chestnut Hill is a biannual event where participating restaurants offer special prix fixe menus and à la carte options at discounted prices. It will run February 23-28 this year. Participating restaurants include: -Baker Street Bread Company-Campbell’s Place-Chestnut Grill & Sidewalk Cafe-Chestnut Hill Brewing Co.-El Poquito-Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant-Jansen Restaurant-Mica-Paris Bistro & … Continue reading

Discount Tickets on Sale for 5th Annual Philadelphia Restaurant Festival
Events

Discount Tickets on Sale for 5th Annual Philadelphia Restaurant Festival

Eat & drink your way through a showcase of Philadelphia’s vibrant local restaurant scene at one of the best food & drink events in Philadelphia. Philly Grub is a proud media partner for the 5th year in a row! The Philadelphia Restaurant Festival will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2020, from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Get $5 off your ticket when … Continue reading

Terron East Falls: A Local’s Rave Review (Guest Post)
East Falls / Reviews / Vegan

Terron East Falls: A Local’s Rave Review (Guest Post)

This article was submitted by reader Shannon Mahoney. Nearly a year ago, I was frequenting a small vegan café (Milo) on Conrad Street in East Falls every weekend while looking to purchase a home in the neighborhood. This local vegan joint was not part of the reason I chose the East Falls neighborhood, but it … Continue reading

GIVEAWAY: Let Them Eat Cake Tickets
Bakeries / Food Competitions / Fundraisers

GIVEAWAY: Let Them Eat Cake Tickets

Celebrating its 17th year, Let Them Eat Cake – the fundraiser for Variety, the children’s charity of the Delaware Valley – will return on Sunday, March 15th from 6PM to 8PM. Each year, over two dozen of Philadelphia’s greatest pastry chefs and bakers come together to compete in a cake competition which follows a certain … Continue reading

Eat This: PROSCIUTTO, Fig & Dark Chocolate Gelato at Gran Caffe L’Aquila
Center City / Dessert / Italian

Eat This: PROSCIUTTO, Fig & Dark Chocolate Gelato at Gran Caffe L’Aquila

Local Italian gelato champion, Stefano Biasini, of Center City’s Gran Caffe L’Aquila, has concocted an out of the box sweet & salty gelato masterpiece in honor of the eatery’s recognition as Prosciutto Di Parma Global Specialist of the Month. The custom flavor, PROSCIUTTO e FICCHI, is a fig gelato infused with Prosciutto di Parma & Italian dark … Continue reading

Happy Hour Hospitality Offering Complimentary Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two Inside Your Home
Chefs / Holidays

Happy Hour Hospitality Offering Complimentary Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two Inside Your Home

Brian Oliveira and Brian Mattera, the chefs behind Happy Hour Hospitality, want to give one lucky couple a Valentine’s Day dinner they’ll never forget, offering to cook a completely complimentary gourmet dinner for two in their home. Those who would like to enter the giveaway should submit 50 words or less about their love story as a couple, and … Continue reading